"The fact that they're tying a life issue to the budget process shows just how disconnected [they] are to reality."
– DeLay spokesman Dan Allen, 3/23/05
"Lack of health insurance causes roughly 18,000 unnecessary deaths every year in the United States."
– Institute of Medicine, 1/14/04
Mr. DeLay, help me understand this. The sanctity of life only applies to situations where you can talk about it in front of news cameras?